#1 - Deling looking at the climbing route at about 10,000' on Mt Hood, with the shadow of Mt Hood in the background. Taken on my June ski/climb of Mt Hood.
#2 - Cherie' strikes a pose near the summit of Armstrong Peak in the Pasayten Wilderness during our backpack in July.
#3 - John cleans a climbing route at the Feathers in Vantage, last March. This is the only good picture I have seen come out of Vantage!
#4 - I got low to the ground during a strong wind, while Mikhail and Tab ski past me on a backcountry ski outing to Cowlitz Rocks on Mt Rainier in February.
#5 - Climbers clear an icefall at about 14,000' on the Emmons Glacier of Mt. Rainier in August.
#6 - The milky way looms above the Wild Horse Monument in eastern Washington in September.
#7 - John and Mikhail during our backpack on the California Lost Coast in May.
#8 - An Anhinga catches his dinner in the Florida Everglades during out trip in April. We watched him swallow the fish whole!
#9 - Fall foliage in Vermont during my trip back east in October.
#10 - During the year of the Selfie, Cherie' and I on the summit of South Sister in August.
#11 - Moonlight illuminates our tents on my West Coast Trail backpack in September.
#12 - Stars above a busy basecamp on a moonless night on Sloan Peak in September.
#13 - Ice formations on Reflection Lakes in front of Mt. Rainier in November. This image was selected as Picture of the Day by Earthshots.org for December 18!
#14 - Mossbrae Falls in northern California in May. We had to illegally walk the train track for 2 miles to get to this awesome site!
#15 - Kayaking under the stars, during out trip to the Florida Everglades in April.
#16 - Adam Roberts jumps off of cliffs, during my Jason Hummel clinic at White Pass in February.
#17 - A sun dog appears over Mt. Hood during my June climb.
#18 - Looking to the sea from a natural arch at Owen Point on my September West Coast Trail backpack.
#19 - Climbers and a crescent moon high on Mt. Hood in June.
#20 - The closest I was able to get to sunset on the top of Willis Tower, the highest building in America until the opening of the Freedom Tower, during our October trip to Chicago.
#21 - A buzzard looks for his prey, Florida Everglades, April.
#22 - Cherie' passes past Crater Lake in a rich black and white image, in August.
#23 - Climbers passing through the Pearly Gates, immediately below the Mt Hood summit in June.
#24 - Star and campfire on the last night of my West Coast Trail backpack in September.
#25 - Cebe leads climbers off of the summit of Mt. Rainier, in August.
#26 - Mikhail belays climbers down the Pearly Gates, on Mt Hood in June.
#27 - Deling and Yinan and a single ski track near Artists Point in the Mt Baker area, during a backcountry ski trip in January.
#28 - First rays on Mt Rainier above Tipsoo Lake, in November.
#29 - Fall colors at Lefferts Pond, Vermont, in October.
#30 - Starfish cling to a rock at low tide at Strawberry Point, Olympic National Park, during Annie and my backpack in July.
#31 - A single skin track in front of Mt. Shuksan in January.
#32 - Adam Roberts in the White Pass backcountry, in February.
#33 - 1am stars above Mt. Baker, taken on my August climb of Mt. Baker via the Coleman Glacier.
#34 - Stars above the our kayaks in the Florida Everglades in April.
#35 - A wet Vancouver half marathon in May. The rain drops on the lens is a Photoshop addition, as such a shot is impossible!
#36 - Climbers bypass the burgschrund at about 14,000' on Mt. Rainier in August.
#37 - Victor and Wahclella Falls in April.
#38 - A whales tail during our boat ride to the start of the West Coast Trail, in September.
#39 - The milky way above Haystack Rock in Cannon Beach, OR in November.
#40 - The Chicago skyline from the top of the Willis Tower, Chicago, in October.
#41 - Jason Hummel during our clinic at White Pass in February.
#42 - A light painted horse at the Wild Horse Monument in eastern Washington in September.
#43 - Deling sparkles in the light descending from Artists Point in January.
#44 - Mikhail drops off a snow laden tree in the Stevens Pass backcountry in January.
#45 - Climbers in black and white during a long exposure on the Coleman Glacier, Mt. Baker, in August.